1 Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of the Heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and
High Priest of our confession, Christ Jesus,
2 who was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was faithful in all His
3 For this One has been counted worthy of more glory than Moses, inasmuch as He who
built the house has more honor than the house.
4 For every house is built by someone, but He who built all things is God.
5 And Moses indeed was faithful in all His house as a servant, for a testimony of those
things which would be spoken later,
6 but Christ as a Son over His own house, whose house we are if we hold fast the
confidence and the rejoicing of the hope firm to the end.
7 Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says: Today, if you will hear His voice,
8 do not harden your hearts as in the provocation, in the day of temptation in the
9 where your fathers tested Me, proved Me, and saw My works forty years.
10 Therefore I was angry with that generation, and said, They always go astray in their
heart, and they have not known My ways.
11 So I swore in My wrath, They shall not enter into My rest.
12 Beware, brethren, that there not be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief in
withdrawing from the living God;
13 but exhort one another daily, while it is called Today, that not any of you be hardened
through the deceitfulness of sin.
14 For we have become partakers of Christ if we hold fast to the origin of our
Foundation steadfast to the end,
15 while it is said: Today, if you will hear His voice, do not harden your hearts as in the
16 For some who came out of Egypt through Moses, however not all, having heard,
17 Now with whom was He angry forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose
corpses fell in the wilderness?
18 And to whom did He swear that they would not enter His rest, but to those who did
19 So we see that they could not enter in because of unbelief.